Trego Lady Eagles win a nail biter

Girls' Basketball 1/29
Junior Libby Frost moves the ball down-court in order to score for her team.

By Austin Cramer
The TCHS Lady Eagles basketball team defeated Plainville 42-36 on January 29 in WaKeeney.

Falling behind by just a point, the girls finished the first quarter 8-9. However, the girls pulled ahead in the second quarter and finished the first half with a score of 18-13. Coming back from half time, the girls once again fell behind when Plainville made a three point shot at the last second, ending the third quarter 24-25. Finally, with each team having a chance to win, the girls scored 18 more points, finishing with a final score of 42-36.

The top scorer for the game was Libby Frost, who earned her team a total of 9 points. Other notable players for the game were Emma Day, who earned 8 points, and Lili Shubert, who earned 7 points.

The TCHS Lady Eagles basketball team will play once again in Philipsburg on January 31.

Caption gball129: Junior Libby Frost moves the ball down-court in order to score for her team.